Replace your Laptop... with Something Worse! - iPad Pro 2018

  • Published: 20 December 2018
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    Apple thinks the iPad Pro 2018 is a computer. And it is! Sort of.

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  • Andreas R. Hoffmann
    Andreas R. Hoffmann  8 hours back

    I owned one iPad 3,one iPad Air(1)and I currently own one iPad Air(2).
    I have an 12 years old PC(with Mac OS X El Cap/Windows 10/Linux Mint)=Core2Duo and every time I use this old PC I think that i will never buy another iPad again, because it is an iPad......but as soon as I have the money I will buy a new (Windows)Laptop;-).
    In 2004, I bought my first Apple product it was a iPod mini,after that I bought 3 more iPods,one MacBook(2006),one Macbook Pro 13(2009),one iMac(2010ish),one Mac mini(2011) and one MacBook Pro 13(2016).
    Every time I bought a new Mac I sold the "old"one.
    As I said before my current iPad will be the last Apple product I am every going to buy.


    • MrMartingale1
      MrMartingale1  2 days back

      0:40 why did he do that? like whats the point

      • Lorcan
        Lorcan  2 days back

        I use my IPad Pro as an Xplane Nav monitor :p

        • NileshR12
          NileshR12  4 days back

          I wonder where his follow up video to this is with iPadOS having been released for 3 months now

          • NileshR12
            NileshR12  4 days back

            This is brilliant 😂😂

            • abdullah abdulaziz
              abdullah abdulaziz  4 days back

              Hahaha replace your laptop with something worse hahaha

              • SUDEEP KHATRI
                SUDEEP KHATRI  6 days back

                I think ipad air must be sold for, much cheap at try getting the price near to ipad mini5 apple please

                • SUDEEP KHATRI
                  SUDEEP KHATRI  6 days back

                  Apple: introducing our new ipad pro which crosses the limits of innovation , technology and expensiveness yeah😅😅😅😅😅

                  • SUDEEP KHATRI
                    SUDEEP KHATRI  6 days back

                    Apple: what are you doing linus its our product at least don't say it cant replace a laptop it kinda hurts our company 😆😆😆😆😆

                    • Panav Jain
                      Panav Jain  1 weeks back

                      6:21 im so*rrr*y

                      • Torben Gaitzsch
                        Torben Gaitzsch  1 weeks back

                        iPadOS joned the chat

                        • John Feldman
                          John Feldman  1 weeks back

                          8:55 Rollercoaster Tycoon Notification sound

                          • axa3547
                            axa3547  2 weeks back

                            Being a “professional “ civil engineer I can never use Apple product none of my software work on Apple , even after so many years 😒

                            • Jish
                              Jish  2 weeks back

                              5:50🤣 wtf??

                              • Thorin
                                Thorin  2 weeks back

                                Any stuff needs a proper input device, touchscreen is not a proper input device. Very few application can be conceived that can be used only by touchscreen properly (apps maybe, but i don't care about smaller and less useful shit), so no, tablets are not the future, until a major new input device or concept comes along.

                                • Dean varner
                                  Dean varner  2 weeks back


                                  • omar arreola
                                    omar arreola  2 weeks back

                                    How are people making fun of Apple when a $300 laptop from HP has awful resolution?

                                    • Phillip Griffith
                                      Phillip Griffith  2 weeks back

                                      Another great video - pragmatic, honest, not biased and amusing. Thanks.

                                      • Geostationary0rbit
                                        Geostationary0rbit  3 weeks back

                                        tbh considering I wielded a surface pro 4 for years I much prefer the ipad pro its software environment is significantly better for what I do, professional digital art, but none of these devices really fully replace a desktop workstation unless you are incredibly lucky with the jobs you get. Then you can fulfil you're hipster dream of sitting at a cafe while working on shit. (fyi I run the same gen which rivalled the sp4)

                                        • Geostationary0rbit
                                          Geostationary0rbit  3 weeks back

                                          also battery life and performance doesn't suck which it will forever on the surface pro because running a non-ARM based cpu tech on a tablet device is dumb, also trying to emulate non ARM on ARM is dumb... Microsoft.
                                          Sure you can get that shiny i7 and it can brute force through all the weird incompatibiltys of windows APIs on photoshop but then expect 30mins of battery life and an incredibly hot to the touch device. The iPad is fast, really fast, has ok battery life and hasn't heated up on me. is that because Apple is god? -no its because its a fixed platform which means developers know how to code for it and can make performance much much better.
                                          The surface pen for god sakes is held together with a circuit on a sticker, that's not an ok thing to do when opening said device results in a high probability of breaking the sticker. Critical bezel weak points means any grade of gorilla glass will shatter if dented from the side.

                                          I love the idea of the surface and I hate apple but if you are a pro looking into this do consider the iPad pro if it suits your workflow, coz both these devices are prototypes, but the ipad is a hell of a lot less of a prototype than the surface hipster dreams are expensive.

                                      • King Mannar
                                        King Mannar  3 weeks back

                                        Can you review again

                                        • Truck Dynasty
                                          Truck Dynasty  3 weeks back

                                          not 92% faster; faster than 92%... tisk tisk

                                          • Enter User Name Here.
                                            Enter User Name Here.  3 weeks back

                                            Why doesn't everyone put the pen in the device like Samsung and LG? It's kind of stupid to have to carry around a pen

                                            • Sean Patterson
                                              Sean Patterson  4 weeks back

                                              But Linus, if it had an headphone jack they wouldn't be able to sell you AirPods. Duh! hahahaha

                                              • Howard Skeivys
                                                Howard Skeivys  4 weeks back

                                                Everyone is entitled to their opinions, but, not all opinions are equal. Well, so there goes your proof.

                                                • Kenneth Gill
                                                  Kenneth Gill  4 weeks back

                                                  I think he needs a DBRAND Skin around his mouth! If there’s one big enough?

                                                • Cris Yorke
                                                  Cris Yorke  1 months back

                                                  iPad Pro is merely a tablet, EVEN with the new IOS. Surface is MUCH BETTER, and a laptop replacement that is cheaper than that YouTube viewing iPad Pro tablet.

                                                  • Matthewv1998
                                                    Matthewv1998  1 months back

                                                    “Xbox one s class performance” oh boy! I cant wait for that to be utilized!. *looks at the app store full of apps the iphone 4 could run.

                                                    • No Noi
                                                      No Noi  1 months back

                                                      I dont really agree but... i still enjoyed

                                                      • Stan Pavlov
                                                        Stan Pavlov  1 months back

                                                        lack of a decent file manager alone is a total no-no, no matter what kind of professional you are, so... it replaces the laptops of the instagram models... maybe

                                                        • cryhavoc
                                                          cryhavoc  1 months back

                                                          I think this is a great product for a small number of people. Students especially, who don't need the functionality of a laptop OS. The Pro isn't a replacement. You can't code on it, you can just about edit on it. On the other hand, you can draw, write, type and watch movies in a lighter package than a laptop. Its not a replacement, its an.... I pad?

                                                          • Sam Ann
                                                            Sam Ann  1 months back

                                                            I'll never move away from my ultraportable Chromebook Pro.

                                                            • Sina Sezawar
                                                              Sina Sezawar  1 months back

                                                              shoooooot the fuk up u imbecile

                                                              • senor frog
                                                                senor frog  1 months back

                                                                oh linus... everyone knows you're an apple hater/android and windows stan... but cmon.... is the surface pro objectively better as a "real computer"? sure? i guess. does it run a real, desktop OS? yea.

                                                                the thing is.... as a sort of early adopter of the surface family... i was eyeing the surface pro before it ever launched, and i've owned the surface pro 1, 2 and 4... i can say the following: unless microsoft has significantly improved the touch experience on windows 10 and significantly increased windows 10s efficiency so that it can actually run on the surface pro or any laptop really.... ever going back to a surface pro or a laptop is basically a non starter for me.

                                                                10 hours battery life on a surface pro? lmao.... maybe if you turn it on ... and dont touch anything. yea then i guess the surface pro could approach 10 hours battery life, because if that processor has to do any actual... anything... that battery life estimate drops from 8-10 hrs to ... ive seen as low as 45 MINUTES - 3 hrs ... on a fresh charge. anytime a random windows update would occur, yea no. i couldnt go anywhere with my surface and not have my power cable close behind. not a very good mobile device if i cant truly be... well mobile...
                                                                touch on windows 10 sucks. its janky and awkward... and just feels weird (probably how linus' wife feels when she has to touch linus).
                                                                oh and cramming a desktop OS onto a screen thats smaller than the largest ipads... yea... no.... i dont feel like having to squint to see every little thing

                                                                i like windows 10. mostly. my workhorse desktop runs windows 10. im cool with windows 10, no immediate nerd bias from me. but its just not a fun or as fluid an experience as anything apple. while thats completely subjective, ios/mac os > windows. but i'd be lying to myself if i said my workhorse runs windows 10 because of windows 10. if not for the lack of hardware compatibilities with macOS, i'd be running hardware with apple software more times than not. also, im just way more familiar with windows, because most office spaces use windows, as do most schools.

                                                                as far as using a touch device on a smaller than 13" screen... the surface sucks. it does. unless its been improved exponentially since the last time i owned a surface pro... yea... no. i'll pass.
                                                                I have no idea how to determine equivalencies between for performance metrics between mobile and desktop cpus... but apple just does more with less. MS and android just cram all da specz into their hardware, and the experience still sucks. its laggy and clunky. ive heard androids gotten a lot better, but i guess i'll have to see for myself. i doubt windows 10 has improved for touch much.
                                                                even on the desktop OS side, apple still does more with less, you've said so yourself in your 10 reasons why apples just better vids. more power is nice or at least welcomed by me. always. but if all that additional power coming from hardware is there just to offset software inefficiencies... mmm meh?

                                                                • Youtube Pizzer
                                                                  Youtube Pizzer  1 months back

                                                                  Yeah but Linus the Surface Pro 6 (Which I own, as well as the iPad Pro so I’m not biased too much) doesn’t make you want to use it in tablet mode much. It’s basically a gimmick.

                                                                  • Youtube Pizzer
                                                                    Youtube Pizzer  1 months back

                                                                    Linus they “fixed” (at least implemented a way of doing, idk if you’d think they fixed it) a lot of the issues you had with file management with iPad OS

                                                                    • Youtube Pizzer
                                                                      Youtube Pizzer  1 months back

                                                                      When you try to lock the fps to 60 on the iPad Pro, the home screen looks so wrong.

                                                                      • Shiven Patel
                                                                        Shiven Patel  1 months back

                                                                        you can just pair a bluetooth mouse/trackpad

                                                                        • KK Kapur
                                                                          KK Kapur  1 months back

                                                                          Well choose one, laptop that can be used as tablet, or tablet that can be used as laptop. I think laptop that can work like a tablet is better

                                                                          • KK Kapur
                                                                            KK Kapur  1 months back

                                                                            not surface pro surface book 2

                                                                            • Brandonez Doofenshmirtz
                                                                              Brandonez Doofenshmirtz  1 months back

                                                                              Reading the title I thought it meant "I sent my mac pro for repair and got a mac air back" situation

                                                                              • abdul alim khan
                                                                                abdul alim khan  1 months back

                                                                                Xbox 1 level graphics.pfft.can this eben run crysis?x1 can run forza horizon 4.

                                                                                • Dave W
                                                                                  Dave W  2 months back

                                                                                  Apple will never fully integrate Mac OS into the IPad even though they totally should. They just make too much money off their laptop line to make that sacrifice.

                                                                                  • Renato Avila
                                                                                    Renato Avila  2 months back

                                                                                    Hey Linux, big fan here.
                                                                                    If I may suggest, do a video on the infamous Bose qc35ii 4.5.2 firmware update completely killing the headphone noise canceling capabilities.

                                                                                    • Justin PageSlayer
                                                                                      Justin PageSlayer  2 months back

                                                                                      HEY HEY, Huion is better than an iPad Pro as well

                                                                                      • GamesAndStuff
                                                                                        GamesAndStuff  2 months back

                                                                                        Why do i feel like linus media group or linus himself is the top criticizer for apple

                                                                                        • MLS
                                                                                          MLS  2 months back

                                                                                          You trash

                                                                                          • no way
                                                                                            no way  2 months back

                                                                                            Rating? One big middle finger to Apple

                                                                                            • SillyGuy 1234
                                                                                              SillyGuy 1234  2 months back

                                                                                              Ipad pro more like IPAID PROfit to apple.